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Best Pals: Mickey & Pluto

By Pam Gelman, Common Sense Media Reviewer

age 3+

Disney shorts with timeless appeal for any age.

Movie NR 2006 55 minutes
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A Lot or a Little?

What you will—and won't—find in this movie.

Community Reviews

age 7+

Based on 2 parent reviews

age 7+

Toy story mania

age 7+

age do not matter

i think it is good for all ages no matter what the age is

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Is It Any Good?

Our review:
Parents say: (2 ):
Kids say: Not yet rated

This DVD is a tribute to the old Disney that parents remember and love from their own childhood; the cartoons have lots of action but nothing that is scary like much of today's animation. Pluto is chased and chases other animals. Sometimes he gives large, exaggerated bites on an animal's back side. Other times he falls down from high places or gets hit on the head and sees stars and birdies. It's all make-believe, silly, and he's always okay in the end. Nevertheless, some younger kids may not be able to make the fantasy/real world distinction.

Older kids and adults will appreciate the humor, clever-for-its-time animation, and sweetness that is characteristic of these older Disney shorts. Parents may still be asked to buy a Pluto toy or Mickey slippers, but that's an unavoidable problem with any favorite children's characters.

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